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TGO No. 53 Orders/Other as made
This Order relates to single-use sterile surgical rubber gloves.
Administered by: Health
General Comments: a) in relation to surgical gloves already being legally supplied on the Australian market on the date of the making of this Order, this Order commences 3 months from the date of gazettal of this Order. b) in relation to all other surgical gloves this Order commences on the date of gazettal of this Order.
Registered 30 Mar 2007
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR16-Jun-1997
Tabled Senate17-Jun-1997
Gazetted 18 Jun 1997
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

THERAPEUTIC GOODS ACT 1989

 

 

THERAPEUTIC GOODS ORDER No 53

 

 

Single-use Sterile Surgical Rubber Gloves

 

I, John Cable, delegate of the Minister for Health and Family Services for the purposes of the exercise of the Minister’s powers under Section 10 of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989,

having consulted with the Therapeutic Goods Committee in accordance with subsection 10(4)

of the said Act, hereby:

 

DETERMINE that the matters specified in Clauses 1 to 9 inclusive, Annex A and

Appendix XX, in the document titled “Australian/New Zealand Standard 4179:1997 -

Single-use sterile surgical rubber gloves - Specification”, as in force on 5 May 1997 (“the Standard”), shall constitute the standard, for all single-use, sterile gloves made from natural or synthetic rubber, intended for use in surgical procedures.

 

This Order shall commence to operate:

 

a)                  in relation to surgical gloves already being legally supplied on the Australian market on the date of the making of this Order, this Order commences 3

            months from the date of gazettal of this Order.

 

b)                  in relation to all other surgical gloves this Order commences on the date of 

            gazettal of this Order.

 

 

 

Dated on this 24th day of May 1997.

 

 

Signed John Cable

 

 

John Cable

Delegate of the Minister for Health and Family Services